CONDITIONS TO TAKE AN OFFICIAL X-RAY
Identification of the sample, either through tattoo or microchip.
Identification of the x-ray. It must show in an indelible way the same tattoo number or the microchip code in the x-ray.
Besides, the x-ray must also show:
The pedigree number of the dog.
The birth date.
The x-ray date.
Name of the veterinarian who takes the x-ray.
The x-ray must be of 30 x 40 cm.
The image must be of good quality. For this purpose x-ray equipment need to have appropriate power in order to obtain well-defined images with good contrast.
To obtain a good image implies not only x-ray equipment but also quality of the chassis , screens, bucky and of the developing techniques.